Davis to champion PA Rescue Plan’s proposed affordable housing investment at Tuesday hearing

PITTSBURGH, May 7 – Making Housing Affordable and mitigating the housing hardships exacerbated by COVID-19 will be the focus of Tuesday’s House Democratic Policy Committee hearing hosted by Allegheny County Delegation Chairman Austin Davis.

The hearing will be held at 9 a.m. Tuesday, May 11 at the Allegheny County Courthouse Gold Room, 4th Floor, 436 Grant St., Pittsburgh. The hearing will feature discussion on The PA Rescue Plan’s proposed investments which would help community organizations extend assistance to those experiencing housing hardships with Robert Damewood, staff attorney for Regional Housing Legal Services and Kyle Webster, general counsel for ACTION-Housing Inc. The media is encouraged to attend the hearing and welcome to ask questions at the media opportunity following the hearing at 10 a.m.

The PA Rescue Plan aims to ensure federal American Rescue Plan funding is invested for immediate impact and long-term success. Additional information about the plan is available at www.pahouse.com/parescueplan.